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Bale Tomb About 5 Metres South East of Porch of Church of St John, Burford

Description: Bale Tomb About 5 Metres South East of Porch of Church of St John

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 March 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 254129

OS Grid Reference: SP2530712387
OS Grid Coordinates: 425307, 212387
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8096, -1.6343

Location: 3 Lawrence Lane, Burford, Oxfordshire OX18 4SD

Locality: Burford
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX18 4SD

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Listing Text

SP2512 (Enlargement) AND SIGNET tat+ about 5m SE
7/27 Bale tomb about 5m SE porch of Church of
of porch of Church of
St John.


Bale tomb. Early-mid C18. Ashlar. Moulded panels, somewhat decayed.
Central putti with hanging garlands of fruit on either side, outer scrolls
in relief with putti above. Moulded frieze and cornice. Spiral bale in 2
parts each with scallop ends, to East containing the depiction of a

Listing NGR: SP2530712387

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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